We’ve redefined the meaning of Straight ‘A’s. This scholarship awards high school students who are pursuing Academic Excellence and Athletic Achievement, are Actively serving in the community while possessing strong Ambition, have a winning Attitude, and are able to overcome Adversity.

Nominations are closed to any further submissions. Thank you to all those who nominated a deserving senior!

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 All high school students, freshmen through seniors, with a minimum of a 3.0 grade point average and in the Foundation’s Area of Impact can be nominated and recognized. 

Please note, while all students are eligible for recognition, only senior nominees are eligible for scholarship awards.


Thanks to our partner Mike’s Carwash, eighteen Tri-State students (nine male and nine female) will receive a $2,000 scholarship toward their college education and be recognized at our Hall of Fame Experience in June. One overall male and one overall female Straight ‘A’ Student of the Year will be chosen and awarded an additional $3,000 for a total of a $5,000 scholarship.

All students nominated will receive a letter of recognition signed by Anthony Muñoz.


Congratulations to our 2021 Straight ‘A’ Scholarship Recipients!


Maria Victoria Almeida Velez – Turpin High School
Mercedes Bowman-Engleman – Aiken High School
Mikala Coker – Walter E. Stebbins High School
Haylee Foist – Oyler High School
Jordan Fong – Larry A. Ryle High School
Savannah Panetta – Dayton High School
Angelina Rangel – Simon Kenton High School
Nicole Rechtin – Bellevue High School
Jordyn Rowe – Bishop Brossart High School


Carson Curtis – Archbishop Moeller High School
Jamari Fields – Oyler High School
John Harris II – Princeton High School
Carter Hudson – Calvary Christian School
Martin Igaba – DePaul Cristo Rey High School
Dylan Robinson – Hamilton High School
Logan Schneider – Elder High School
Connor Stuart – Boone County High School
James Tillotson – Fairborn High School

Congratulations to all of the deserving 2021 nominees!